Interrogating our lived relationship to material heritage,”Phantom Limb“, as its title implies, tries to reclaim lost histories – not only through documentation and archiving, but also through speculation and imagination.
Ranging across diverse media, the presented works from 13 artists and collective echo the visceral haunting in the present of something that was forcibly removed in the past.
- Akram Zaatari, An Extraordinary Event, 2018 (detail). Art Jameel Collection. Courtesy of the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery.